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Muriel's Wedding (1994)

Muriel's Wedding
6.7 Rating
(245 ratings)
7.2 IMDB rating

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Sophie Lee

Sophie Lee

Tania Degano
Roz Hammond

Roz Hammond

Cheryl
Toni Collette

Toni Collette

Muriel Heslop
Bill Hunter

Bill Hunter

Bill Heslop
Jeanie Drynan

Jeanie Drynan

Betty Heslop
Dan Wyllie

Dan Wyllie

Perry Heslop


Written by
P.J. Hogan

P.J. Hogan

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Touch of Absurd, and Good Ol' Fashioned

6 years, 11 months ago at Feb 19 17:01
4 votes
Muriel's Wedding is truly nothing more than a Ugly Duckling story, but you know you are in for a bit of fun when you are see the welcome sign for the town of Porpoise Spit. Muriel is not only a frump, she's pathetic and really you can't blame people for not liking her. Not that you care much for the others as well. They are all hysterically funny caricatures. But after enough times of being to... read more

As delightful as a Wedding!

6 years, 1 month ago at Dec 16 5:22
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"When I lived in Porpoise Spit, I used to sit in my room for hours and listen to ABBA songs. But since I've met you and moved to Sydney, I haven't listened to one Abba song. That's because my life is as good as an Abba song. It's as good as Dancing Queen."

During conversations regarding the greatest Australian filmic exports, Muriel's Wedding will almost certainly be mentioned. This... read more
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Muriel finds life in Porpoise Spit, Australia dull and spends her days alone in her room listening to Abba music and dreaming of her wedding day. Slight problem, Muriel has never had a date. Then she steals some money to go on a tropical vacation, meets a wacky friend, changes her name to Mariel, and turns her world upside down.
Release date: 10 March 1995
UPC: 717951001672
Comedy (15), Australian (11), Wedding (10), Romance (9), Australia (8), 1990s (7), Abba (6), 1994 (5), Friendship (4), Foreign (3), Cancer (3), Drama (3), Suicide (2), 90s (2), Wheelchair (2), Death Of Mother (2), Wedding Dress (2), Aussie (2), (2), Shoplifting (1)
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As delightful as a Wedding!

“"When I lived in Porpoise Spit, I used to sit in my room for hours and listen to ABBA songs. But since I've met you and moved to Sydney, I haven't listened to one Abba song. That's because my life is as good as an Abba song. It's as good as Dancing Queen."

During conversations regarding the greatest Australian filmic exports, Muriel's Wedding will almost certainly be mentioned. This endearing synthesis of pathos, (often lambasted) Aussie stereotypes and satisfying humour is one of the most celebrated Australian films of all time. It seems Australian filmmakers have a knack for producing feel-good, light-hearted comedies - witness such sleepers as Crocodile Dundee or The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. Muriel's Wedding, however, is an addition to the Down Under cinem” read more


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